Continuing our attempt to provide a list of everything you need for the perfect Christmas in Dorset, here’s part two. We’ve listed the places we think are the best to make your break truly special.
Food and Drink
Meat and Fish
Try out one of the fabulous local butchers or fishmongers, be sure to click the link to place your order for Christmas:
Chilcott Turkeys – Owermoigne, specialising in producing top quality free range turkeys for Christmas.
The Salt Pig – Wareham and Swanage, Cafe and Urban Farm Shop selling only Purbeck meat and fish from the deli.
Jurassic Coast Meats – Locally reared meat specialising in beef and veal from their own farm, as well as meat from other local producers. Order early for delivery direct to your holiday cottage.
Taylor’s Family Butchers – Wool, family run traditional butchers providing high quality fresh meat and poultry with exceptional service to residents and visitors to Wool and surrounding area.
Brace of Butchers – Poundbury, Dorchester, award winning butchers, sourcing from local suppliers to give the best possible product and service to their customers.
R.J. Balson and Son – Bridport, Britain’s oldest family business founded over 500 years ago, this traditional butchers provides amazing produce.
Swanage Bay Fish – Swanage, a traditional fishmonger selling locally caught sustainable fish and shellfish
Weyfish Ltd – Weymouth, right on the harbour front selling fish straight from the local boats.
Sally’s Fish Camp – Abbotsbury, an easy way to order & enjoy your favourite shellfish that’s delivered to you on ice.
Samways Fish Merchant – West Bay, get to the shop early in the day to get the freshest fish right from the bay.
Wetfish Shop – Lyme Regis, exceptionally fresh fish sold right by the Harbour in Lyme Regis.
For a one stop shop for your Christmas in Dorset, why not take a peak at some of these fantastic farm shops below?
Wilkswood Farm Shop – Swanage, selling their own meat which is butchered on-site.
Holme Farm Shop – West Holme, a real one stop shop with everything you will need for a memorable meal.
Kate’s Farm Shop – Owermoigne, stocking great local produce and some fantastic late gift ideas.
Duck’s Farm Shop – Portesham, with a wide range of produce as well as an on-site café.
Washingpool Farm Shop – Bridport, fabulous range of products from Dorset and the South West.
Felicity’s Farm Shop – Morcombelake, stocking the finest products from West Dorset farms, specialising in their own rare breed pork.